It’s Kind of a Funny Story by Ned Vizzini
Named one of the 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels by National Public Radio, It’s Kind of a Funny Story is a humorous account of a New York City teenager's battle with depression and his time spent in a psychiatric hospital.
Ned Vizzini (1981 – 2013) was raised in Park Slope, Brooklyn, and began writing for the New York Press at the age of 15. After his death, Ned’s family, friends and fans joined together to support BPL’s Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize, a cash award that is the centerpiece of Brooklyn Public Library's Teen Writing Contest.
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- Paperback: 464 pages
- Publisher: Disney-Hyperion (May 1, 2007)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 078685197X
- ISBN-13: 978-0786851973
- Product Dimensions: 5 x 8.2 inches